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Meaning of "centigrade" in Essential American English Dictionary

centigrade

noun [no plural]   /ˈsen·tɪˌɡreɪd/ ( written abbreviation C)
a measurement of temperature in which water freezes at 0° and boils at 100°
Translations of “centigrade”
in Korean (눈금이)백분도…
in Arabic مِئَوي (مِقْياس لِدَرَجة الحَرارة)…
in Portuguese centígrado…
in Catalan centígrad…
in Japanese 摂氏(温度)…
in Italian centigrado…
in Chinese (Traditional) 溫度…
in Russian шкала Цельсия…
in Turkish santigrat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 温度…
in Polish skala Celsjusza, stopień Celsjusza…
(Definition of centigrade from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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